Fully Funding Options

Fully Funded Programmes

Our award-winning programmes can be fully funded by the Tertiary Education Commission.
Fully Funding Options

Tailored Training

We work with you to create customised educational pathways that achieve your specific organisation goals.
Fully Funding Options

NZQA Accredited

We are an NZQA Category 1 provider which puts us among the highest-ranking educational providers in New Zealand.
A career that helps protect New Zealand and our people can be incredibly rewarding and provide excellent opportunities for growth. As part of the application process you will need to pass an academic (psychometric) test.

Our Pre-Entry Preparation programme is designed to equip you with the skills to succeed in pre-entry academic testing for the following careers:

  • NZ Police
  • Fire and Emergency NZ
  • NZ Defence Force – Army, Navy, Air Force
  • Department of Corrections

The Edvance Pre-Entry Preparation programme is kept up to date with relevant testing requirements and covers the following:

  • Literacy skills (including spelling and writing)
  • Numeracy skills
  • Abstract, numerical and verbal reasoning
  • Timed multi-choice test practice
  • Initial and final assessment stages to track progress
Are you eligible? This course can be fully funded for those who meet the following criteria:
  • NZ Citizen or NZ resident
  • Have literacy or numeracy skill gaps
  • Have low or no qualifications

Where: Currently offered fully online (distance learning) – using Zoom and Google Classroom

When: Two nights per week

1 May to 16 September – Mon/Wed sessions (approx. 20 weeks)

23 July to 5 December – Tue/Thu sessions (approx. 20 weeks)

14 October to April 2025 – Mon/Wed sessions (approx. 20 weeks)

(Provisional dates for 2024)

Can’t attend the above classes?

We also offer an online, self-directed training option that can be accessed from anywhere. Sign up to our online training site to access timed practice tests and other helpful resources to help you prepare for academic pre-entry testing.